Membership Types and Dues for 2017

Thanks for your interest in becoming a D.C. Brewers' Guild Member!  Membership must be renewed annually.  All Membership applications are subject to approval by the DCBG Board of Directors.

Enthusiast Membership Tiers

Levels are hierarchal, therefore will include lower level benefits unless otherwise arranged by DCBG.  Membership dues listed below are annual rates.  Actual dues for 2017 are prorated by month.

Imperial Enthusiast Membership - $75

  • Membership Discount Card - good for 10% off house draft beer at participating D.C. breweries and brewpubs
  • Signature t-shirt

Session Enthusiast Membership - $25

  • DCBG sticker
  • Invitation to special enthusiast club events
  • First to know, discounts, and pre-sale access to tickets for DCBG events
  • Opportunities to volunteer and participate in specific DCBG committees
  • Quarterly newsletter and special announcements

Brewery Employee

If you are an employee of a D.C. Brewery Member, you can receive the benefits of the Imperial Enthusiast Membership at a discounted rate.  Please speak with your employer or contact kathy@dcbg.org for more information.

If you are interested in becoming an Enthusiast Member, please click here.

Business Memberships

Business membership classes other than D.C. Brewery Membership are not yet open to the public.  Please review benefits below and feel free to email kathy@dcbg.org with any inquiries.  Membership will be open to all very soon!

D.C. Brewery Membership

Please contact kathy@dcbg.org for more information.

Allied Brewery Membership - $500

  • Listing in the DCBG directory and website
  • Opportunity to participate in specific DCBG committees
  • Opportunity to represent your state guild as a member of the DCBG Board as a non-voting member One position available for MD and one for VA. Must be voted in by DCBG voting members.

Allied Industry Membership - $1,000

  • Opportunity to make periodic presentations to Guild members for your products and services
  • Featured placement in the DCBG newsletter
  • Logo and promotional information on DCBG website
  • Opportunity to participate in specific DCBG committees

Wholesaler Membership - $3,000

  • Opportunity to make periodic presentations to Guild members
  • Featured placement in the DCBG newsletter
  • Logo and promotional information on the DCBG website
  • Opportunity to participate in specific DCBG committees 

Retail Membership - $150

  • Newsletter announcing upcoming brewery releases
  • Preferred status as sites for product launches and other events
  • Opportunity to participate in specific DCBG committees